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Rhaglen wythnosol y plant
Difyr Done yng nghwmni
Eric Bramall a'i Bypedau o Theatr y Pypedau ym Mae Colwyn
Yn eu plith bydd:
Huwcyn yr Hogyn Pren
Clustie Mawr, Modryb Nell Y Swltan, La Zonga Triawd y Buarth Sebastian Pwsi
Deuawdwyr y Rhos Fe'u cyflwynir gan Sheila Huw Jones
Y cyfarwyddo gan Evelyn Williams
Children's TV: Puppet Theatre
(Wenvoe, Blaen-Plwyf, Llandrindod Wells, Holme Moss, Sutton Coldfield, Crystal Palace)

See panel
Details of next week's Grandstand are shown on page 59

Introduced by David Coleman

International Ice Skating at 1.5 European Figure Skating Championships from Geneva, featuring The Ladies' Championship

Racing direct from Kempton Park
2.0 Twickenham Selling Hurdle (over 2 miles)
3.0 St. James' Handicap Hurdles (over 2 miles)
3.30 Coventry Handicap Steeplechase (over 3 miles)

Amateur Boxing direct from Cardiff at 2.10,3.10 and 4.25 Welsh A.B.A. Senior Championships

Rugby League direct from St. Helens at 3.45 St. Helens v. Huddersfield
The second half of this afternoon's Second Round Cup game.

Sports Results & News Service at 4.35 approx. Football Results from the Teleprinter Racing Summaries Classified Football Results

(While it is hoped to keep to the above timings they may be changed by events)


David Coleman
Commentator (Ice Skating):
Alan Weeks
Presented by (Ice Skating):
The Swiss Television Service
Commentator Racing):
Peter Montague-Evans
Commentator Racing):
Clive Graham
Television Presentation (Racing):
Dennis Monger
Commentator (Amateur Boxing):
Simon Smith
Television Presentation (Amateur Boxing):
John Farrington
Commentator (Rugby League):
Eddie Waring
Television Presentation (Rugby League):
Ray Lakeland
Presented by:
Bryan Cowgill
Programme edited by:
Ronnie Noble

A series of adventures set under the Big Top.
with Mickey Braddock as Corky, Noah Beery as Joey the Clown, Robert Lowery as Big Tim Champion, Guinn Williams as Pete the Canvasman, Hal Peaky as Al Garson, Rusty Wescoatt as Herman Kratzmeyer, Edward S. Brophy as Jethroe Ames

Jethroe Ames, the Springfield Fair impresario, is very much taken by Corky's newest pet, a hippopotamus named Hortense, and invites Big Tim Champion to bring his circus to the fair. This makes the owner of a rival circus very jealous, and to put an end to Hortense he persuades the Sheriff's Deputy that she has eaten his assistant.


Mickey Braddock
Joey the Clown:
Noah Beery
Big Tim Champion:
Robert Lowery
Pete the Canvasman:
Guinn Williams
Al Garson:
Hal Peaky
Herman Kratzmeyer:
Rusty Wescoatt
Jethroe Ames:
Edward S. Brophy

A new serial in six episodes by Richard Wade based on characters created by Justin Blake.
with Terence Longdon, Bill Kerr, Elwyn Brook-Jones, Maurice Kaufmann, Hugh Latimer, Alan Tilvern
Flying and Airport sequences by courtesy of Skyways Ltd.


Richard Wade
Characters created by:
Justin Blake
Film Cameraman:
Leonard Newson
Film Editor:
Ron de Mattos
Stewart Marshall
Paul Machell
Richard West
Garry Halliday:
Terence Longdon
Eddie Robbins:
Bill Kerr
Mr Pennington:
Tom Gill
General Hasheme:
Alan Tilvern
Ian Fairbairn
Nigel Fox:
Frederick Treves
Vicky Fox:
Aubrey Nicholson
Inspector Potter:
Edward Jewesbury
The Voice:
Elwyn Brook-Jones
Maurice Kaufmann
Richard Dare
Simone Lovell
Mike Henry:
Gerald Turner
Inspector Romano:
Hugh Latimer

A new disc - a Hit or a Miss?
Comments and opinions on the latest pop releases.
This week's panel: Buddy Greco, June Thorburn, Bobby Vee, Shani Wallis.
In the chair, David Jacobs


Buddy Greco
June Thorburn
Bobby Vee
Shani Wallis
David Jacobs
Programme devised by:
Peter Potter
Harry Carlisle

Stories of a London Policeman by Ted Willis.
Starring Jack Warner


Ted Willis
Script associate:
Rex Edwards
Film Cameraman:
Peter Hamilton
Film Editor:
Ken Cooper
Lawrence Broadhouse
Douglas Moodie
P.C. George Dixon:
Jack Warner
Det-Sgt Andy Crawford:
Peter Byrne
Jeannette Hutchinson
W.P.C. Kay Shaw:
Jocelyne Rhodes
Det-Con Jack Cotton:
Michael Nightingale
Prob P.C. Jamie MacPherson:
David Webster
Dorothy Casey
Oppy Harris:
Leon Cortez
Florrie Mellon:
Joan Young
Monty Mellon:
George Benson
Club barman (Tim):
John Caesar
Susan Lawrance
P.C. Lauderdale:
Geoffrey Adams
Det-Sgt Tommy Hughes:
Graham Ashley
Sergeant Flint:
Arthur Rigby
Kate Flint:
Marjorie Rhodes
Jennie Wren:
Hilda Fenemore
Simon Prebble
Michael Da Costa
P.C. Bush:
Max Latimer
W.P. Sgt Scott (Scotty):
Ruth Lodge
Det-Insp Cherry:
Robert Cawdron
Guest singer:
Ronnie Carroll

Billy Cotton calls Wakey-Wakey!
with The regulars: Alan Breeze, Kathie Kay, The High-Lights, The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes and Mrs. Mills and guest stars from the world of entertainment.


Billy Cotton
The Billy Cotton Band
Alan Breeze
Kathie Kay
The High-Lights
The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes
Mrs. Mills
Associate conductor:
Harry Rabinowitz
Jimmy Grafton
Lionel Radford
Choreographer/associate producer:
Leslie Roberts
Bill Cotton, Jnr.

A film series starring Raymond Burr as the famous lawyer investigator created by Erle Stanley Gardner.
with Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman, Ray Collins

A limping canary provides the evidence which convinces Perry Mason that his client did not murder her husband; but to prove this in court is another matter.


Character created by:
Erle Stanley Gardner
Perry Mason:
Raymond Burr
Della Street:
Barbara Hale
Paul Drake:
William Hopper
Hamilton Burger:
William Talman
Lt. Tragg:
Ray Collins

Introduced by Kenneth Wolstenholme.

Everton v. Wolves
Wally Barnes visits Goodison Park to see if the star-studded Merseysiders can close the gap at the top of Division 1.

Peterborough v. Crystal Palace
Kenneth Wolstenholme reports on the interesting Third Division clash.
At the London Road ground


Presenter/Commentator (Peterborough v. Crystal Palace):
Kenneth Wolstenholme
Commentator (Everton v. Wolves):
Wally Barnes
Programme Editor:
Lawrie Higgins
Presented by:
Richard Tilling

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